CrikeyMay 7, 20128 Comments
Graham Readfearn writes: In a promotional video for the upcoming
CrikeyMay 4, 20122 Comments
The line currently being spun by climate change sceptic commentators and bloggers is that climate change scientists have lied about getting death threats. At the same time a campaign of systematic abuse of climate scientists in an attempt to get them to withdraw from public debate is being ignored.
CrikeyApr 19, 20121 Comment
Because the truth is, although the impact of climate change will be felt by all, the extremes will hit some harder than others. The irony is that the people and communities least responsible for the greenhouse gas emissions will bear the brunt of the impacts. While this is in part due to geography, the overwhelming reason is poverty.
Amber JamiesonApr 12, 201232 Comments
A seminal article by climate scientists back in 1981 has proved eerily accurate at predicting global temperature rises over the last three decades, with its lead author James Hansen telling Crikey that his early research on global warming "seems to hold up remarkably well".
CrikeyApr 10, 201210 Comments
New research provides some intriguing insights into why, and what sort of, conservatives oppose climate change and distrust scientists, writes Noel Turnbull.
Amber JamiesonMar 14, 201246 Comments
Australia's getting hotter -- particularly at night, rainfall is erratic and our sea levels are increasing at two to three times the global average. That's the latest bunch of climate change facts to emerge from the State of the Climate 2012 report, which observes Australia's climate and analyses the factors that influence it.
CrikeyFeb 14, 201253 Comments
Crikey intern Freya Cole writes: Rather than trying to convince climate sceptics with science, should we just wait for them to die off? Th
Amber JamiesonFeb 10, 20123 Comments
There's lot of great environment reading that I do during the week that I don't get a chance to write about, so I've decided a weekly Rooted Reading List is a good way of sharing these articles.
CrikeyJan 31, 201210 Comments
Graham Readfearn writes: What's news these days when it comes to climate change? Could it be the news that rising tem
Amber JamiesonJan 30, 20125 Comments
An official fighting fund for climate scientists battling freedom of information requests from well-funded climate denier think tanks has been established in the United States.